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MADE Awards 2014 – winners

Once again the awards night at the MADE Awards was a huge success – as you can see. Well done to everyone involved. The Weta Workshop Supreme Award went to Rooms 7 and 15, at Maungatapu School. Winning the INTERFACE-sponsored Documentary category were: Years 1-3: The Sensational Room […]

Wanted: Testers for custom keyboard app

Can you help? Selwyn Ridge Primary School’s Matthew Thomas as invited INTERFACE readers to review Lowercase Keyboard, a custom keyboard he’s created for iPad apps. “Lowercase Keyboard is a unique app, in that it provides a system wide keyboard for use in all iPad apps that utilise the […]

Introducing HP’s Stream Notebooks

HP has unveiled its Stream Notebooks. The company explains: “Designed for busy classrooms and multiple users, the new HP Stream Notebooks let you store your content in the cloud for easy access and extra piece of mind when backing up work. Available with 11 and 13.3-inch screens, they […]

Focusing on the future of learning

Schools committed to meeting the needs of today’s learners are finding the answer in Schoology. It’s a new breed of LMS that more than meets the Future Focused Learning recommendations of the Ministry’s 21st Century Reference Group, writes Lee Suckling. Schoology is an online learning and classroom management […]

Learning to be wise with your bike

You can support students to become involved in cycling at school by checking out resources at the Bike Wise ‘10 for Teachers’. It’s full of activities that will engage students and help them discover why people cycle, as well as learn about safe cycling equipment and practices. Here’s […]

INTERFACE Awards 2014: Have you voted yet?

We’ve chosen our finalists, now it’s the turn of INTERFACE readers to help us select the winners. Click here to read more about this year’s INTERFACE Awards finalists and their entries. Once you’ve decided on your favourites, make your selections. Your choices will be combined with our judges’ scores […]